"Sciuridae" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A family of the order Rodentia which contains 49 genera. Some of the more common genera are MARMOTA, which includes the marmot and woodchuck; Sciurus, the gray squirrel, S. carolinensis, and the fox squirrel, S. niger; Tamias, the eastern and western chipmunk; and Tamiasciurus, the red squirrel. The flying squirrels, except the scaly-tailed Anomaluridae, also belong to this family.
- Prairie Dogs
- Dog, Prairie
- Dogs, Prairie
- Prairie Dog
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Sciuridae" by people in Profiles.
Nathaniel TI, Stewart B, Williams J, Hood M, Imeh-Nathaniel A. A new insight into the ability to resist Ischemic brain injury: Does hibernation matter?: An Editorial comment for 'Arctic ground squirrel hippocampus tolerates oxygen glucose deprivation independent of hibernation season even when not hibernating and after ATP depletion, acidosis and glutamate efflux'. J Neurochem. 2017 07; 142(1):10-13.
Halushka PV, Knapp DR, Grimm L. Prostaglandins, thromboxanes, and platelet function. Curr Top Hematol. 1979; 2:75-143.